Thread by Thread: A New Social Media Frontier

34m | Jul 6, 2023

Podcast Episode Notes:

1. Introduction of the new social media app, Threads, and its potential implications for platforms like Twitter. 

2. Overview of strategies for growing an account on Threads, such as the "dollar 80 strategy" involving engagement with other threads.

3. Analysis of recent changes on Twitter since Elon Musk's acquisition, and how Threads could leverage this situation.

4. The speaker's successful engagement with industry giants like Mark Zuckerberg, Adam Mosseri, and Netflix using these strategies.

5. Discussion on the importance of user feedback for application improvement, using bug reports and thoughtful reviews.

6. Sharing of exclusive content available to subscribers for a fee of $4.99 per month.

7. The speaker's engagement with Mark Zuckerberg about content distinction between Instagram's broadcast channels and Threads, and Zuckerberg's response, which highlighted product announcements on broadcast channels and community engagement on Threads.

8. Sharing of the speaker's effective social media growth strategies, including fast dictation and maintaining personal voice authenticity.

9. Discussion on the speaker's autonomous driving experiences and the importance of focus on the road.

10. Emphasis on the value of positive and useful content on social media, as well as the advocacy for Threads as a platform for safer speech.

11. Highlighting of Threads' accountability features and content filtering options, with a brief discussion on Instagram's nudity policy.

12. Introduction of the speaker's Clear Mirror miniseries and their plans to use Threads for its advertising and associated conversations.

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